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Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been sent back to jail after a fresh corruption conviction.
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At least 62 people have been killed and 584 injured after a tsunami hit the coast on Indonesia's Sunda Strait, government officials say.
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At least 29 people are now known to have died after a cruise boat carrying party revellers capsized on Lake Victoria, Ugandan police say.
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A Japanese pilot who was arrested at Heathrow Airport for being drunk has admitted being more than nine times the legal alcohol limit.
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A powerful 6.4-magnitude earthquake south of the island of Zakynthos has been felt across western Greece.
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India has published a list which effectively strips some four million people in the north-eastern state of Assam of their citizenship.
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